NADL honored the outstanding contributors to dental laboratory technology at the annual Vision 21 Meeting on Friday, January 18, 2018 at The Palms in Las Vegas, Nevada. Winners were nominated by their peers and were selected based on an objective point system.
NADL Awards Included:
NADL Supplier Member of the Year
The Argen Corporation
This award is presented to an NADL member manufacturer/supplier company that has made significant contributions and demonstrated leadership in relation to working in the dental laboratory industry.
NADL Laboratory Member of the Year
Bayou State Crown & Bridge Dental Laboratory, CDL, DAMAS
This award is presented to an NADL member laboratory that has made significant contributions and demonstrated leadership in relation to working in the dental laboratory industry
NADL Hall of Fame Award
This award is presented to an individual that has made contributions to the dental laboratory profession in general. These contributions may not necessarily be in service to NADL, although the nomination may be made for outstanding service to the Association.
Educator of the Year Award
Brooke O'Neil Pratt MPM, CDT, TE
This award is presented to an individual educator who has made outstanding contributions in some area of formal dental technology education.
Excellence in Education
Jim Collis, CDT
This award is presented to a dental laboratory professional that has provided services to the dental laboratory industry in the furtherance of education.
Excellence in Education - Laboratory
Roe Dental Laboratory, CDL, DAMAS
This award recognizes a dental laboratory that has provided services to the dental technology industry in the furtherance of education
2018 CDT of the Year
Patrick Pellett, CDT
The National Board for Certification in Dental Laboratory Technology recognizes an individual Certified Dental Technician (CDT) who has made contributions to his/her peers and the dental laboratory profession, and has gone above and beyond the call of duty.